The Pond

Po Box 425, 105 Prospect Road,
Centerport, NY, 11721-0117
Tel: (516)446-5251
Grades: NS - PK | 20 students
The Kinder Club Pond is a non-profit organization with a charter from the NYS Department of Education.
 2014-15 classes are mixed age groups, older two's and threes, and meet up to five days per week, either half day or full day.
  The program includes lots of art, pre-writing experiences, age appropriate math such as counting, sorting and patterning, music and movement including voice and instrumentation, daily fresh air and sunshine on 15 acres of beachfront, fields and forest, and events to include parents/caregivers throughout the school year!  

All classes are given under the supervision and guidance of a double certified NYS teacher, licensed and registered with Yoga Alliance, and licensed by Kindermusik International, also current pediatric cpr certification.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 20 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 27%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 14 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(dress for the weather)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,500
Tuition Notes tuition is divided into 10 equal payments, payable monthly unless other arrangements are made
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Giuliano

School Notes:

  • We embrace a holistic approach to early childhood education, addressing age appropriate academic curriculum as well as physical development, and interpersonal skills which introduce and reinforce life guidelines such as honesty, respect, fairness and friendship that will make our children into better human beings, able to work and relate to one another with kindness and understanding.


    Please give a call if you'd like to visit, or if you have any questions about what's happening in the Pond!
  • Profile last updated: 01/29/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Long Island School For The Gifted (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Love Of Learning Montessori (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Love Of Learning Montessori (0 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended April 14, 2013 - Great program! The teachers are patient, caring and nurturing, and the classroom is warm and inviting. The music program is age appropriate and just plain fun, and many of my graduating classmates have gone on to major in education and music! (including myself!) :) - Posted by Student/Alumni

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